from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various predatory carnivorous birds such as the eagle or hawk.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A carnivorous bird that hunts for its food, especially one that preys on vertebrates.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of numerous carnivorous birds that hunt and kill other animals


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